NASA engineers and researchers use data analysis and measurement to predict solar storms, anticipate how they will affect the Earth, and improve our understanding of the Sun-Earth system. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. Topics: NASA, data analysis, Sun
Discusses Ulysses, a solar probe launched to gather data about the Sun. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. Topics: NASA, Ulysses, Sun
In episode 1 of Journey Through the Solar System focuses on our sun. Thousands of pictures taken by Skylab astronauts are examined and used to explain the workings of our Sun. Much new information and understanding of the Sun was gained from the three Skylab flights. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: NASA, Sun, Skylab
A Season in the Sun Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film SummaryVisits East Africa which has only two seasons, wet and dry. Reveals that after the rainy season, as the land dries out, animals from elephants to snails must find ways to survive. Observes the different adaptations. Covers the concepts of survival adaptations, population control, courtship and competition, rearing young, aestivation - summer hibernation and niches. Produced by Alan... Topics: A Season in the Sun, Grassland ecology, Ecological adaptation, Animal ecology, Africa,...
From the description in Rick Prelinger's Field Guide to Sponsored Films: Popular scientific film directed by Frank Capra that launched the Bell System Science series. Combining animation and live action, Our Mr. Sun uses a scientist-writer team to present information about the sun and its importance to humankind. NOTE: Produced in Technicolor, the film was originally telecast in 1956 and 1957 to 9 million homes; some 600 16mm prints were distributed to schools and community organizations... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews ) Topics: sun, bell science series, science, animation